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Definition of

deleverage

Finance

pay off debt to reduce the size of a company's debt, possibly by selling off some assets

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  • Deleveraging, Deflation, and Rebalancing in the Global Economy

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    their borrowing and increasing their savings. This deleveraging by the consumer takes money directly out of the economy. The US economy needs the consumer to spend to drive real GDP growth.
    By Paul Brain, Laurie Carroll

  • Understanding the Risks and Opportunities in Recession-Hit Markets

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    at and will form a view that current yields are abnormally low. They would be correct if we lived in a world where normal growth rates could be expected to return imminently. However, the current global economic climate is being driven by massive deleveraging in advanced markets at the level of both governments
    By Keith Guthrie

  • Investing in Corporate Debt in Difficult Market Conditions

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    you pick. This condition is fulfilled since we have great value in companies right now. They have all cleaned up their balance sheets and have been actively cutting costs and deleveraging since 2008.
    By Robert Marquardt

  • Bahrain

    QFINANCE Country Profiles

    capital and sound prudential norms established by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) ensured the resilience of the financial system, without recourse to the extensive direct interventions seen in many countries. The wholesale banking system started a deleveraging process at the beginning of 2009

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Definitions of ’deleverage’ and meaning of ’deleverage’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’deleverage’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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